Understanding Your Homocysteine Lab Test

Understanding Your Homocysteine Lab Test If you asked to have your homocysteine level checked with the rest of your lab work, you were probably told it is “fine.” Don’t be so sure. You could be at risk for heart disease and not know it.  Let’s talk about what could possibly save your life. Most lab results will indicate that a …

Cardiovascular Disease May Take a Dive With Chiropractic Care

Cardiovascular Disease May Take a Dive With Chiropractic Care Dr. McCoy was one of my professors in Chiropractic college, and the publisher of several chiropractic research journals. “Most individuals believe that cardiovascular disease can only be mitigated through diet, exercise and keeping blood cholesterol and blood pressure in check, as well as getting a sound sleep and banning cigarettes. All …

Statins linked to higher diabetes risk

Statins linked to higher diabetes risk A few years back there was an interesting article in USA Today on how statins, like Lipitor and Crestor, may be causing an increase in diabetes in older women. High cholesterol combined with diabetes are a classic recipe for a bad heart. Heart disease is the #1 killer in the world and might not be …

Krill Oil vs Fish Oil: Krill Oil Radically Better Than Fish Oil

Krill Oil vs Fish Oil I never liked the fish oils, and was usually reminded throughout the day that of that fact. Now I take krill oil on a daily basis. I read this article on Dr. Mercola’s blog today and wanted to share this info with my patients and friends. As a doctor I understand that omega fatty acids …